Activities, stories, artefacts and more ...

Here are several orgainsations which provide a range of resources

Refugee Support Devon: Let your imagination run wild ...A free competition for Refugee Week 2020 ... Ccreate a wonderful collection of stories, pictures and poems... https://www.lizoxburgh.com/

Arts and Health South West: A regional campaign across the South West asking people what creative activities are helping them look after their own wellbeing.https://www.ahsw.org.uk/?s=Creativity+and+Wellbeing+Week++

100 Great Black Britons: Looking for a fun and educational activity to do with your children at home? This competition is for you! Alone or in a group, create a unique and exciting way to celebrate Great Black Britons. https://www.100greatblackbritons.co.uk/competition.html

One World Centre, Isle of Man: Documenting daily life around the world during Covid-19 https://www.oneworldcentreiom.org/documenting-covid-19/ 

Suitable for Primary students, ‘Thank you for the chocolate’ will take you on a journey to meet everybody involved in the chocolate supply chain schools.fairtrade.org.uk/resource/thank-you-for-the-chocolate-a-story-about-thanking-the-people-who-make-our-food/

The Library has a large collection of e-books to borrow for free, for example …Malorie Blackman has a range of excellent books for all ages and they can be downloaded in audio or as an ebook.  Michael Morpurgo - A Medal for LeRoy inspired by the true story of Walter Tull, the first black officer in the British Army.  https://librariesunlimited.overdrive.com/  - find the Meet Libby panel and click Learn more … to get started

Here are other stories ...

“My Hero is You” is a book written for children around the world affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

Using Zoom

If you've never used Zoom before (completely free to download), here's a nice little video made by a dementia friendly group, offering you a step by step and very visual guide to joining a call and finding your way around.

For now Zoom have a regular weekly call and you're all invited, it takes place every Wednesday from 12.30-2pm 😊 . This slot alternates between a themed session and an open space to reflect and have a little breather. They are  also putting together a wider programme of Zoom calls on a variety of subjects in the coming weeks and months, from other workshop providers and speakers. You'll only need to register once, for the weekly Eden Project Communities Zoom calls and you can then join any that interest you.
Meeting ID: 100-548-926
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/vJQtcu2gpzksDAER42_WL9Fifdyvd1W4fQ

Telling our Stories Finding our Roots – Devon have a series of Family Challenges

Family Photo Challenge: Are you ready to be an explorer of family history, a discoverer of untold tales? https://www.tellingourstoriesdevon.org.uk/2020/04/06/family-photo-challenge

Conversation and a Cuppa Challenge: Are you ready to be an explorer of family history, a discoverer of untold tales? https://www.tellingourstoriesdevon.org.uk/2020/04/20/conversation-and-a-cuppa-challenge

Special Object Challenge: Are you ready to be an archaeologist of personal objects, a discoverer of undiscovered items? https://www.tellingourstoriesdevon.org.uk/2020/05/04/special-object-challenge

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